Tonight the NBCC Award winners were announced.
- Fiction: Binocular Vision: New & Selected Stories, by Edith Pearlman
- Nonfiction: Liberty’s Exiles: American Loyalists in the Revolutionary War, by Maya Jasanoff
- Biography: George F. Kennan: An American Life, by John Lewis Gaddis
- Poetry: Space, in Chains, by Laura Kasischke
- Autobiography: The Memory Palace: A Memoir, by Mira Bartók
- Criticism: Otherwise Known as the Human Condition, by Geoff Dyer
I have read about five of the stories in Binocular Vision and can only say that I hope this win gets Edith Pearlman read more — it’s excellent.